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March 1 down the years

365 not out

Garry Sobers goes big with his maiden Test century

March 2 down the years

Ireland's finest hour

When Kevin O'Brien rattled England in Bangalore

March 3 down the years

Cricket's darkest day

Sri Lanka's cricketers are shot at by terrorists in Lahore

March 4 down the years

Wonderbat or Warne's bunny?

A world-class batsman with an Achilles heel

March 5 down the years

An Australian menace

Rodney Hogg is born

March 6 down the years

Shane's shame

Warne loses the plot and his head

March 7 down the years

The swaggering king

Birth of the most fearsome hitter ever

March 8 down the years

Quite a character

The left-armer with the textbook action

March 9 down the years

Sachin 1 Shane 0

A Tendulkar masterclass in Chennai

March 10 down the years

Out on a high

An era ends with a bang

March 11 down the years

A late starter

Birth of an Indian colossus

March 12 down the years

The most exhilarating ODI of them all

Australia build a mountain; South Africa climb it

March 13 down the years

The good, the bad and the downright ugly

An eventful World Cup semi-final

March 14 down the years

The start of the greatest comeback

India claw back from the brink against Australia in Kolkata

March 15 down the years

Test cricket's first day

History is made in Melbourne

March 16 down the years

Herschelle the bully

Herschelle Gibbs hits six sixes in a World Cup over

March 17 down the years

Underdogs have their day

Sri Lanka's crowning glory

March 18 down the years

World Cup tragedy

The death of Bob Woolmer

March 19 down the years

Sobers declares

West Indies declare twice against England, and lose

March 20 down the years

When Franklyn rose to the challenge

West Indies' bowlers get them out of jail in Port-of-Spain

March 21 down the years

Inzy's first hurrah

Pakistan knock out the co-hosts in a World Cup semi

March 22 down the years

The silly semi-final

The first great rain-rule farce

March 23 down the years

England's immoveable object

Birth of a future England captain

March 24 down the years

The enigmatic Mr Jones

The man with an eye for the superfluous run

March 25 down the years

Imran on top of the world

Pakistan's cornered tigers maul England

March 26 down the years

The ultimate homework assignment

Mushtaq bowls to Sobers... on debut

March 27 down the years

Burn the umpire

A dangling effigy is born

March 28 down the years

26 all out

The lowest score in Test history

March 29 down the years

Fee, fi, fo, fum

The definitive Curtly Ambrose demolition job

March 30 down the years

Lara's one-man show

The Prince of Trinidad reaches his zenith

March 31 down the years

Pigeon comes of age

A sizzling start to cricket's premier 1990s match-up

    Ronchi's blitz, and remarkable ODI recoveries

Ask Steven: Also, the fastest ODI 150s, and the highest Test totals without a half-century

    Penalty runs the best punishment for slow over rates

Ashley Mallett: Fines and suspensions have had no effect. Awarding the opposition runs for every over a team falls short in a Test innings will definitely bite harder

    Pietersen stars in his own muppet show

David Hopps: His rubbishing of many aspiring English county professionals brings to mind the belief of Miss Piggy that "there is no one in the world to compare with moi"

    How to construct an ODI chase

Michael Bevan: Focus on targets smaller than winning the match, and back your tailenders to deliver for you

The many crickets of an Indian boyhood

Sankaran Krishna: Growing up in India, you play a number of varieties of the game, each contributing to the development of certain skills

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Kohli at No. 4 - defensive or practical?

It seems Virat Kohli is to not bat before the 12th or 13th over to strengthen the middle and the lower middle order. It suggests a lack of confidence in what was supposed to be India's strength in their title defence: their batting

Open with Rohit and Binny, with Kohli at No. 3

India's batting is going the way of their bowling in Australia, and they need get their order sorted before the World Cup

Off-stump blues leave Dhawan flailing

The out-of-form Shikhar Dhawan still has the backing of his captain, but there's no denying his slump has arrived at an inconvenient time for India and his technical issues have to be sorted out before they attempt to defend the World Cup

On TV it looks uglier than it actually is

Often reasonable arguments on the field look nasty beyond the boundary and on camera

'Teams can't have set formula' - Dravid

In the first episode of Contenders, a special ten-part buildup to the 2015 World Cup, Rahul Dravid and Graeme Smith discuss the impact of local conditions on team compositions and the issues surrounding the format of the tournament

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